Who we are
Business Group, LLC. is a consulting company that specializes
Bachman CMC, AICP
Glenn Bachman is President of Raven Business Group, a Certified
Management Consultant and Certified Planner with nearly
30 years of experience in management consulting, strategic
and environmental planning.
received a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Bowdoin College,
where he discovered his interests in integrating energy
and food production into architectural design. He continued
his formal education at the University of Oregon where he
received a Masters Degree in Urban and Regional Planning.
His thesis was on the use of regional climate and local
weather data in energy facility siting, infrastructure planning
and land development.
Glenn wrote the Land Use element of the King County (Seattle,
WA) Energy Plan and drafted the Energy element of the County's
Comprehensive Plan. Following that pilot project he joined
a small, highly regarded environmental consulting firm.
During his 10-year tenure, he supervised a staff of up to
20 planners and was involved in approximately 150 projects,
ranging from Environmental Impact Statements to energy facility
cost-benefit analyses for clients ranging from the Bonneville
Power Administration, Seattle City Light to land developers.
The company founder sold her ownership position to Glenn
and other key staff, and Glenn's enthusiasm for environmental
work began to share the stage with the exhilaration of growing
the past 15 years Glenn has been a management consultant
specializing in strategic planning and alignment, marketing
and metrics. He has assisted growing organizations in strategic
thinking, planning and organizational development, capitalization
and project management
when Glenn moved to New England to be closer to family,
he founded the Raven Business Group. Combining his expertise
in strategic thinking, environmental management and systems
analysis, Glenn's practice has evolved into sustainability
consulting: assisting organizations that desire to become
more ecologically and socially responsible, while maintaining
their profitability. He has developed a scorecard system
for auditing environmental practices and that serves as
the basis for evaluating the effectiveness of sustainability
is Vice President of the Board of the Apeiron Institute
for Sustainable Living, a non-profit organization working
to promote sustainable practices in Rhode Island area households,
businesses, schools and government.
Shannon is Vice President of Raven Business Group. She has
25 years of experience in office administration and management.
responsibilities encompass office and project administration,
research, logistical planning for company sponsored presentations
and workshops, and ensuring a work - life balance.
Raven teams with a variety of individuals and companies
who provide expertise on specialized areas of consulting